Detroit Leaders Launch Opportunity Detroit’s Placemaking and Retail Vision for City’s Urban Core

Rock Ventures, joined by the Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP) and Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, today shared a visionary placemaking and retail plan for Detroit’s urban core with more than 400 business, community and civic leaders and key stakeholders.

Rock Ventures Wraps Up 2012 with Purchase of Five Downtown Properties

Rock Ventures today announced the purchase of five additional properties, wrapping up a year in which it acquired eight buildings totaling 630,000 square feet of commercial space.

Rock Ventures Continues Investment in Downtown Detroit with Purchase of One Woodward Building

Rock Ventures, the umbrella entity providing operational coordination of Dan Gilbert’s portfolio of companies and investments, today announced it has added another 333,000 square feet of class-A downtown Detroit office space to its growing real estate portfolio.

Quicken Loans Unveils New Float for America’s Thanksgiving Parade

Quicken Loans unveiled its new ‘What If?’ float today at noon outside of its downtown Detroit headquarters in the Compuware Building. The float, celebrating Quicken Loans’ culture and creativity, will appear in America’s Thanksgiving Parade® on November 22, 2012. The float was designed in partnership with Quicken Loans and built by The Parade Company.

Quicken Loans Inc. and Sister Company Quizzle LLC, Ranked #1 in Detroit Free Press’ ‘Top Workplace in Michigan’ list for the third consecutive year

Quicken Loans Inc. and its sister company Quizzle LLC, two Detroit-based companies committed to transforming downtown Detroit into a vibrant place to live, work and play, were ranked #1 in the Detroit Free Press ‘Top Workplace in Michigan’ list for the third consecutive year.

It’s a Three-Peat: J.D. Power and Associates Ranks Quicken Loans Inc. Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among all Major U.S. Home Lenders for Third-Straight Year

Quicken Loans Inc. today announced that for the third-straight year it ranked highest in the United States in “customer satisfaction” among all major home loan lenders in a benchmark study of mortgage origination by J.D. Power and Associates, the independent global marketing information services company.

Opportunity Made in Detroit Campaign Debuts During World Series

Millions of baseball fans across the country who watched tonight’s World Series Game 4 between the Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants got a chance to stare opportunity in the face. “Opportunity Made in Detroit,” a new Detroit-centric promotional campaign showcasing Detroit’s growing tech-focused economy, debuted with a 60-second commercial.

Rock Holdings’ Title Source Moving 1,500 Team Members to Downtown Detroit’s First National Building

Downtown Detroit’s First National Building became home to another 500 professionals this week as Title Source, the largest independent provider of title insurance, property valuations and settlement services in the nation, made the first move in a series to bring all 1,500 of its Michigan-based team members to downtown Detroit’s burgeoning Central Business District.

Quicken Loans’ Cleveland Web Center Announces Plan to Hire 100 New Team Members

Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s largest online lender and top five retail lender, today announced it plans to hire 100 new team members in its downtown Cleveland Web Center. These new team members will join the current team of more than 300 working in the M.K. Ferguson Building at 1500 W. Third Street.

Chrysler Group Strengthens Commitment to City of Detroit

Chrysler Group LLC today announced that for the first time in its history, the Company will have an office presence in downtown Detroit. Chrysler Group will rename the historic Dime Building - Chrysler House - as it plans to move its Great Lakes Business Center and several corporate functions into the top two floors of the 23-story building.